Fuel & Lubricants

  • Commercial Oils

    Commercial Oils at Skipper Expo Int. Aberdeen


    Commercial Oils, part of Certas Energy Lubricants, will be exhibiting at Skipper Expo International Aberdeen to demonstrate its range of lubricants and greases for the commercial fishing industry.

  • CJCTM Mariel Diesel Purifier with Variable Flow Control

    Oil system maintenance is the key to clean diesel


    C. C. Jensen writes for WF&A on the importance of ‘clean diesel’.

  • News

    Aviation fuel from aquaculture


    Construction has started on an integrated seawater, energy and agriculture facility at Masdar City, Abu Dhabi.

  • Aranda is switching to domestic biofuel made from food industry by-products. Credit: Juha Flinkman, SYKE

    Research vessel switches to biofuel


    Finnish marine research vessel Aranda is switching over to domestic biofuel made from food industry by-products, such as used vegetable oils and fish guts, which will significantly reduce the vessel’s carbon load.

  • News

    Fuel savings for Peruvian company


    Broquet International Ltd. Has received an order to supply fuel saving devices for installation on the main and auxiliary engines of over 60 trawlers in the Tecnologica de Alimentos SA (TASA) fleet, a major fishing company based in Lima, Peru.

  • News

    See glycerine fuel in action at Seawork


    The world’s first marine engine to be run using the exceptionally clean fuel of glycerine will be on display at Seawork International, in Southampton, UK, in June.

  • News

    Glycerol show promise as a marine fuel


    One solution to combat the challenge of rising fuel costs, tightening emissions regulations and managing pollution risk may be the use of glycerol (glycerine) as a fuel for marine diesel engines.

  • Wärtsilä Bio Seal Ring

    Wärtsilä launches new long life seal ring


    Wärtsilä has launched its new Bio Seal RingTM product for maritime stern tube seal applications.

  • News

    Sludge handling almost eliminated


    At DanFish International, C.C.Jensen A/S will present its latest solution in oil filtration for the fishing fleet - a filter that eliminates the sludge problem in lube and diesel oils and reduces the need for oil change.

  • Singapore NExBTL plant

    Producing renewable diesel from fish waste


    Neste Oil has started producing NExBTL renewable diesel from waste fat sourced from the fish processing industry at its Singapore refinery.

  • News

    EnSolve Biosystems awarded grant for SOx scrubber technology


    EnSolve Biosystems has been awarded a grant to develop a prototype treatment device for the removal of hydrocarbons from sulfur oxide (SOx) scrubber treatment systems.

  • News

    Biodiesel company to develop algae farm


    World Health Energy Holdings, Inc. has signed a Letter of Intent with Prime Inc. India to develop a biodiesel production facility of up to 250 acres, with a budget of up to $100m.

  • Argos Helena

    The positive bottom line on aftermarket fuel additives


    Focus on the environment, sustainability and efficiency is ever present and pervasive in today’s business discussions, writes Abigail Shearer Robinson.

  • News

    Fuel treatment systems at DanFish


    DanFish Stand D722: Gehus Consult will be presenting the MAHLE Industrial Filtration fuel treatment system at DanFish.

  • News

    Wärtsilä and Versa Power agree to develop fuel cell technology


    Wärtsilä and Versa Power Systems (VPS) have announced a cooperative agreement to develop and integrate Versa Power''s SOFC technology into Wärtsilä products.

  • ExxonMobil has introduced Mobilgear SHC MT 68 marine gear oil

    ExxonMobil introduces Mobilgear SHC MT 68


    ExxonMobil Marine Lubricants has announced the introduction of Mobilgear SHC MT 68, a fully synthetic extreme pressure (EP) marine gear oil formulated to optimise the performance of equipment operating under extreme conditions.

  • News

    Wärtsilä and MAN Diesel & Turbo continue HERCULES project


    Marine engine manufacturers MAN Diesel & Turbo and Wärtsilä Corporation have agreed to pursue a large joint research project, the HERCULES-C project, as a continuation of the HERCULES programmes for the research and development of marine engine technology.

  • News

    Chemoil buys OceanConnect Marine for $25 million


    Singapore-listed marine fuel supplier Chemoil has acquired OceanConnect Holding''s marine fuel business for approximately $25 million.

  • News

    Biolubes ‘help you save money and be green’


    Throughout its 180-year history, Vickers Oils has led the way in the development of marine lubricants and has long associations with the fishing industry. Vickers Neox range of stern tube lubricants were for many decades the standard products in the UK fishing industry and are still used today.

  • M/V Krossfjord

    Norwegian vessel cuts engine oil consumption by more than 50%


    Just 18 months after delivery from the shipyard where she was built, M/V Krossfjord, a Norwegian fishing vessel that operates in the North Atlantic, began experiencing radically increased fuel consumption due to lacquer formations in the engine’s cylinder liners.